Synonyms and Antonyms for kennelly-heaviside-layer

1. Kennelly-Heaviside layer (n.)

a region of the ionosphere (from 50 to 90 miles up) that reflects radio waves of medium length

Synonyms:

2. Heaviside (n.)

English physicist and electrical engineer who helped develop telegraphic and telephonic communications; in 1902 (independent of A. E. Kennelly) he suggested the existence of an atmospheric layer that reflects radio waves back to earth (1850-1925)

Synonyms:

3. Kennelly (n.)

United States electrical engineer noted for his work on the theory of alternating currents; independently of Oliver Heaviside he discovered the existence of an atmospheric layer that reflects radio waves back to earth (1861-1939)

Synonyms:

4. D-layer (n.)

the lowest region of the ionosphere (35 to 50 miles up) that reflects low-frequency radio waves

Synonyms:

5. layer (n.)

single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance

Synonyms: Antonyms:

6. layer (v.)

make or form a layer

Synonyms: Antonyms:

9. layer (n.)

an abstract place usually conceived as having depth

Synonyms: Antonyms:

10. layer (n.)

a hen that lays eggs

Synonyms: Antonyms: